Master of Science in Health Science
University of Maryland-Baltimore

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Health Science program helps students advance their careers in the health science field by providing them with the education and training needed to engage with and respond to civic, social, environmental, and economic challenges at the local, national, and global levels.  The curriculum prepares students to examine and critically appraise healthcare delivery systems and health policy at all levels; discuss and inform heath care system delivery, patient safety, quality, and risk management; and apply knowledge to improve prevention of disease, maintenance of public health, and participate in disease surveillance, reporting, and intervention.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree 
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale)
  • Official transcripts from each undergraduate and graduate institution attended
  • GRE test scores
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume or CV
  • Essay

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education